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Afghan Hazaras' new life in Indonesia
Asylum-seeker community in West Java is large enough to easily man an eight-team Afghan football league.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014 10:43 GMT
Thousands flee erupting volcano in Indonesia
Volcanic ash destroys 26,000 hectares of farmland as Sumatra remains on high alert from active Mount Sinabung.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2013 13:24 GMT
Thousands flee fury of Indonesia volcano
Sumatra island put on highest alert status as Mount Sinabung spits plumes of ash, gravel and gas 5,000m into the air.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2013 16:06 GMT
'The Act of Killing' and the consequences of forgetting
A new documentary shows that years later, the 'worst mass murders of the 20th century' still rattle Indonesian society.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2013 13:13 GMT
Indonesian police hunt for escaped prisoners
More than 100 inmates still at large after prison riot in North Sumatra province.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2013 09:13 GMT
Deadly riots erupt at Indonesian prison
Five dead in overcrowded jail as inmates riot, set fires and hold officers hostage over lack of access to water.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2013 09:32 GMT
Rival Myanmar groups clash in Indonesia jail
Fight between Muslim and Buddhist detainees, sparked by communal violence in Myanmar, leaves eight dead and 21 injured.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2013 16:43 GMT
Indonesia police kill 'terror suspects'
Five people shot dead on resort island of Bali "for planning acts of terrorism and robberies".
Last updated: 19 Mar 2012 19:08 GMT
Syria warns against recognising opposition
Foreign minister vows to take "tough measures" against any state that recognises newly-formed National Council.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2011 12:55 GMT
Strong quake rocks Indonesia's Sumatra
At least three people killed by falling debris as hundreds on the island of Sumatra are evacuated to safety.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2011 02:57 GMT
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Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
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On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
Will the internet set us free?
Mehdi Hasan discusses online freedoms and the potential of the web with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.
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Remembering referendums: Tatarstan and Crimea
Overcoming the Arab-Persian divide: On bigotry and racism
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Journalism in Pakistan, a threatened existence
What was Rumi talking about?
Secret justice inside the EU courts
In Pictures: The Bees of Bil'in
Women's collective in small Ramallah village view bee farming as a way to learn more about community living.
In Pictures: Tensions bubble in east Ukraine
Pro-Russia separatist fighters refuse to disarm despite an agreement by the US, EU, Russia and Ukraine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Songkran festival
Political divisions are forgotten as New Year is celebrated with a wet and wild water nationwide fight.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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